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an archipelago of some 6,000 islands in the Gulf of Bothnia under Finnish control

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Karlstrom will assume his position as head of Asset Management at Bank of Aland on August 1, 2015.
As we work towards completion, no further information will be released outside the senior management team who are working hand in hand with Michael Aland to complete the plans which will ensure the five to seven year plan for the Rugby Lions' future.
The wreck lies off Aland, an autonomous part of Finland.
At this point we believe they are the oldest bottled beers in the world that can be drunk," said Rainer Juslin, of the autonomous Aland islands government, which will decide their fate and rights if tests at Finland's VTT Technical Research Centre reveal the yeast is remains alive or dormant.
Anglesey has never hosted the competition, having lost out to Aland for the rights to stage this year's com-petitioand dropped out of the bidding race for 2015 because there was no guarantee Anglesey could get a new swimming pool within the next six years.
PAF is, by the Provincial Aland Government, entitled to arrange gaming on Aland, onboard ships and on the Internet.
Air Aland is owned by several companies based in the Aland Islands, a Finnish demilitarised province, reported the Finnish news agency STT.
While her husband Sean, a lieutenant colonel, is in charge of manpower and personnel for 1st Air Force and Operation Noble Eagle, Terry Aland commands manpower and personnel on the homefront.
The Finnish supreme court has decided that PAF, the Aland Islands Slot Machine Association, is allowed to set up an online gambling site.
That Elian's father, Juan Miguel Gonzalez, wanted to return to aland without laws is his choice as an adult, assuming he is free to make it.
The balloon came down safely in a field near Mariehamn on Wednesday afternoon," said Police Commissioner Bjorn Andersson, from the Aland Islands, off Finland's southwest coast.
Glanville fritillary butterflies on the Aland Islands have fluttered into a longstanding argument about whether inbreeding matters in the real world.
As her story begins, she has returned to her native Aland and is struck by the changes that have taken place on her beloved island, where she grew up among relatives and friends.
MARIEHAMN, Aland -- Acker Merrall & Condit, the world's premier wine auction house, announced today that it surpassed the world auction record for a bottle of Champagne, selling a bottle of shipwrecked Veuve Clicquot for $43,630.
The agency also took a similar action on Finnish Bank of Aland PLC.